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Sports / Activity Update, January 27, 2021 - IHSA Announces Schedule
Sports / Activity Update, January 27, 2021 - IHSA Announces Schedule
Kevin Ross
Wednesday, January 27, 2021

On Friday, the Governor and IDPH announced additional updates to Illinois Sports Guidelines, which will allow for all sports including High Risk Sports (Basketball and Football) to be played if a Region is in Phase 4.  We are in Region 6, which currently is in Phase 4 mitigation status as of yesterday.

IDPH Illinois sports Guidance, January 22, 2021

The IHSA, met today,  Wednesday, January 27, to set season schedules for the remainder of the year.  That schedule is as follows:

IHSA Sport

IDPH Risk

Practices Start

Practice Dates

Before Games

State Series

End Date

Boys/Girls

Basketball

High

ASAP

7

No State Series

March 13

Football

High

March 3

1st Game March 19

No State Series

April 24

Girls Volleyball

Medium

March 8

7 dates

No State Series

April 24

Baseball

Low

April 5

7 dates

To Be Decided

June 19

Softball

Low

April 5

7 dates

To Be Decided

June 19

Boys/Girls

Track & Field

Low

April 5

7 dates

To Be Decided

June 19

Click here for the entire IHSA Press Release

The IESA, which governs our Junior High Sports, has announced that season schedules set earlier in the year will be followed.  That schedule (full schedule linked below) called for Winter Sports (JH Girls Volleyball and JH Boys Basketball) to be played January through early March; and for Spring Sports (JH Girls Basketball and JH Boys & Girls Track) to be held March through May.

Full IESA Sports Schedule

Junior High Girls Volleyball information was shared last week with practice starting today, January 2

JH Girls Volleyball Info

Junior High Boys Basketball information was also shared late last week with practice staring Tuesday, January 26.

JH Boys Basketball Info

LEIC and LIC Conference Athletic Directors are working on finalizing game schedules, which will be shared as soon as possible.

We continue to work on answers to numerous questions regarding cheer, dance, pep band, spectators, livestreaming, expectations for athlete re-acclimation after  Co-Vid, etc.  that we will share answers to as soon as possible as well. 

Thank you for your continued patience and cooperation!